Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: October 18th & 19th, 2014

 

31st Annual Rock & Gem Show Set for October 18th & 19th, Placerville, CA

 

 

Placerville, California, October 10, 2014 (McKenzieNewsService.com) - Celebrate the 31th Annual Rock & Gem Show on October 18 & 19, at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds, 100 Placerville Drive, (exit 44B off Hwy 50) Placerville, CA, from 10:00 AM to 5:00 daily.
 
Find over forty-five dealers featuring worldwide varieties of minerals, gems, custom jewelry, beads, findings, fossils, petrified wood, opal, gold, meteorites, carvings, lapidary material, supplies, tools and equipment.
 
Watch free jewelry-making and lapidary demonstrations.  See over thirty case displays with a wide range of material including minerals, jewelry, lapidary, a fluorescent tent and an educational exhibit about opal.
 
Kids will get free rocks and have their own special activities. This is a great show for experienced collectors and fun for the entire family.
 
There will be Door prizes on the half hour and a Raffle with many treasures, with the proceeds going to the El Dorado County Mineral & Gem Society Scholarship Fund.
 
Admission: $4.00, children twelve and under free. Bring a gently used coat for a child and adult gets $1 off admission.
 
Sponsored by El Dorado County Mineral & Gem Society of Placerville, a nonprofit educational 501c3 organization.
 
For more information, visit www.rockandgemshow.org or call (530) 676-2472.

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Merryan O'Neill

Email: mvoneill@comcast.net

Phone: 530 642 2246

Media Visits: Complimentary media visits for journalists on assignment or with approved credentials. If you are unable to accept a courtesy visit, a press rate can be negotiated.

 

El Dorado County Mineral & Gem Society

P O Box 950, Placerville, California, 95667

Web: www.rockandgemshow.org

  

 Condensed Version  

 

California, Placerville, Event Date: October 18 & 19, 2014

Celebrate the 31th Annual Rock & Gem Show on October 18 & 19, at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds, 100 Placerville Drive, (exit 44B off Hwy 50) Placerville, CA, from 10:00 AM to 5:00 daily. Find over forty-five dealers featuring worldwide varieties of minerals, gems, custom jewelry, beads, findings, fossils, petrified wood, opal, gold, meteorites, carvings, lapidary material, supplies, tools and equipment. Watch free jewelry-making and lapidary demonstrations.  See over thirty case displays with a wide range of material including minerals, jewelry, lapidary, a fluorescent tent and an educational exhibit about opal. Kids will get free rocks and have their own special activities. There will be Door prizes on the half hour and a Raffle with many treasures, with the proceeds going to the El Dorado County Mineral & Gem Society Scholarship Fund. Admission: $4.00, children twelve and under free. Bring a gently used coat for a child and adult gets $1 off admission.
Sponsored by El Dorado County Mineral & Gem Society of Placerville, a nonprofit educational 501c3 organization. For more information, visit www.rockandgemshow.org or call (530) 676-2472.

 


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